Colm Toibin Quotes (16/18 Quotes)

„ I still have a stammer that I can control by not opening a sentence with a hard consonant, or by concentrating for a moment, breathing softly down. Growing up, the 'Our Father' was lovely, made for me, the 'Hail Mary' was gorgeous, and 'Glory Be to the Father' was an absolute nightmare. “

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16/18 quote by Colm Toibin
Colm Toibin Quote: I still have a stammer that I can control by not opening a sentence with a hard consonant, or by concentrating for a moment, breathing softly down. Growing up, the 'Our Father' was lovely, made for me, the 'Hail Mary' was gorgeous, and 'Glory Be to the Father' was an absolute nightmare.

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Colm Toibin
Author born: May 30, 1955
Nationality: Irish
Author Profession: Novelist